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HRTS Member Profile: Jonathan Davis

Jonathan Davis is President of Creative Affairs at 20th Century Fox Television. We recently had a chance to interview him to discuss passion, adrenaline and New Jersey. Q: Can you tell us about your background and what made you want to work in entertainment? -I LOVE television. Growing up — TV connected me to the world […]

HRTS Member Profile: Stephen J. Davis

Stephen J. Davis is executive vice president and chief content officer for Hasbro and an HRTS Board member. I recently had a chance to interview Stephen to discuss brand building, wall dropping and time bending.

HRTS Member Profile: Belisa Balaban

Belisa Balaban is Executive Vice President of Original Programming at Participant Media’s Pivot. I recently had a chance to interview Belisa to discuss talent, It Gets Better and the heart of the television business. Q: Can you tell us about your background and what made you want to work in entertainment? I grew up in […]

HRTS Member Profile: Marc Korman

Marc Korman is a Partner at William Morris Endeavor. I recently had a chance to interview Marc to discuss buyers, vertical integration and Chicago. Q: Can you tell us about your background and what made you want to work in Hollywood? I was a public defender in Chicago. I became disenchanted with the law and […]

HRTS Member Profile: John Penney

John Penney is Chief Strategy Officer at Starz. I recently had a chance to interview John to discuss cost curves, TV Everywhere and the convergence of media, entertainment, and technology.

HRTS Member Profile: Dustin Smith

Dustin Smith is Vice President, Communications at TLC. I recently had a chance to interview Dustin to discuss gossip, Trading Spaces, and the blurry line between real time and production time.

HRTS Member Profile: Cara Dellaverson

Cara Dellaverson is Senior Vice President, Lionsgate Television. I recently had a chance to interview Cara to discuss development, ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK and shooting on location in Nashville.

HRTS Member Profile: Jason Haikara

Jason Haikara is Senior Vice President of MediaLink. I recently had a chance to interview Jason to discuss transmedia, convergence, and the importance of branding.

HRTS Member Profile: Albert Cheng

Albert Cheng is Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer, Digital Media, at the Disney/ABC Television Group. I recently had a chance to interview Albert to discuss mentoring, Steve Jobs, and the value of live.

HRTS Member Profile: Philippe Maigret

Philippe Maigret is CEO of Endemol Studios. I recently had a chance to interview Philippe to discuss rapid change, international appeal and content ecosystems.

What is the Hollywood Radio & Television Society?

Since 1947 the HRTS has been the entertainment industry's premier information and networking forum. HRTS events are the only place where leading executives from across the industry gather under one roof, multiple times a year to discuss issues relevant to the ongoing success of our business. HRTS Members and our industry partners represent the best and the brightest in town. Is your company ready to join the ranks of HRTS? There are many ways for individuals and companies to get more involved. To find out how, call (818) 789-1182 or email info@hrts.org

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